Fatigue after stroke.

  title={Fatigue after stroke.},
  author={Janet L Ingles and Gail A. Eskes and Steve Phillips},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  volume={80 2},
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency and outcome of fatigue, its impact on functioning, and its relationship with depression in patients 3 to 13 months poststroke. DESIGN Survey. SETTING Community. PARTICIPANTS Eighty-eight individuals from a pool of 181 consecutive patients previously admitted to an acute stroke service who were willing and able to complete the self-report questionnaires, and 56 elderly controls living independently in the community. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Fatigue… CONTINUE READING